Compare 2021 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid vs Kia Seltos vs Mazda CX-3

2021 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid
2021 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid
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$29,590
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.1
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Kia Seltos
2021 Kia Seltos
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$21,990
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.4
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Mazda CX-3
2021 Mazda CX-3
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$20,790
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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Overview

Engine
1.6L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Other
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 44 MPG
Hwy: 48 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 29 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.7 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
19.4 ft³
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.6L Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
2.0L Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
104 hp @ 5700 rpm
146 hp @ 6200 rpm
148 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
109 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
132 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
146 lb-ft @ 2800 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Other
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
2,948 lbs
2,851 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
46 MPG
29 MPG
31 MPG
City
44 MPG
27 MPG
29 MPG
Highway
48 MPG
31 MPG
34 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
6.2 Tons/yr
5.8 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
11.4 gallons
13.2 gallons
12.7 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
356.4 miles
368.3 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
409.2 miles
431.8 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
8.9 kWh
N/A
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
171.5 in
172 in
168.3 in
Height
60.4 in
63.6 in
60.7 in
Max Width
71.1 in
70.9 in
69.6 in
Front Width
61.6 in
62 in
60 in
Rear Width
62.2 in
62.4 in
59.9 in
Wheelbase
106.3 in
103.5 in
101.2 in
Ground Clearance
6.3 in
7.3 in
6.1 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.7 in
41.4 in
41.7 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.1 in
40 in
38.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
55.5 in
53.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.7 in
53.5 in
52.3 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
37.4 in
38 in
35 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.1 in
38.4 in
37.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.2 in
54.7 in
50.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
48.3 in
52.8 in
49 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
19.4 ft³
N/A
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
54.5 ft³
62.8 ft³
42.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
19.4 ft³
26.6 ft³
17.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
19.4 ft³
26.6 ft³
17.8 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
35 ft
34.8 ft
34.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"
16" x 6.5"
Rear Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"
16" x 6.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
P205/60HR16
P215/55HR17
P215/60HR16
Rear Tire
P205/60HR16
P215/55HR17
P215/60HR16
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Deep Cerulean
  • Platinum Graphite
  • Silky Silver
  • Neptune Blue
  • Steel Gray
  • Ceramic Metallic
  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Eternal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Runway Red
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Cherry Black
  • Snow White Pearl
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Charcoal, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Light Gray, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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